Girl Scout Programs

Potter League patchThe Potter League offers workshops designed especially for Girl Scout Daisies, Brownies, and Juniors. Girls will meet the animals at the shelter, learn about animal care and pet responsibility, and create a craft. A Potter League patch will be awarded to each participant.

Workshop Dates


Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 2:30 - 4:00 pm
Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 2:30 - 4:00 pm


Saturday, March 3, 2018 from 2:30 - 4:30 pm


Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 12:30 - 2:00 pm
Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 2:30 - 4:00 pm

The program takes place at the Potter League (87 Oliphant Lane in Middletown) in the Morris Education Center on the second floor of our handicapped-accessible building.


Registration is directly with the Potter League. The non-refundable fee of $14 per Girl Scout is due at the time of registration to secure spots in workshop.

Troop registration only (Leader or attending chaperone may register a partial troop with a minimum of 5 girls). Adults must attend the workshop with their troop, with a ratio of at least 1 adult per 7 girls. Bringing younger siblings is not recommended.

Download Registration Form [PDF]
A registration form and full payment must be handed in to reserve spaces. Refunds will not be issued unless spaces can be filled.

Forms can be handed in at the shelter’s front desk or mailed to:
The Potter League
PO Box 412
Newport, RI 02840

For more information, contact Eleanor Hanson, Humane Educator at 401-846-8276 Ext. 120 or


Phone: 401-846-8276
Fax: 401-846-0681
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87 Oliphant Lane
Middletown, RI

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